May 2019 Volume LIV Number 3


Membership Renewal Information

July 2018 Volume LIII Number 4

 AAPD Membership Renewal Information
Dues period is July 1, 2018– June 30, 2019
Membership Category Annual Dues Outside U.S.*
Active           $690 $690
Life                 $345 $345
Affiliate                 $345 $385
Associate         $345 $386
International         N/A         $386
Active 2nd year $345 $345
Active 3rd year $345 $345
Friends of AAPD $345 $345
Allied         $172 $172
Retired         $0      $0
Post Doctoral Student $0          N/A
Pre Doctoral Students $32         N/A
International Student N/A          $30
*Associate and Affiliate members residing outside the United States pay a $35 annul postage assessment.
Dues are payable by check, Visa, MasterCard or American Express and must be received by Oct. 1, 2018, otherwise membership privileges
will be suspended until full payment of dues is received and your listing will be omitted from the 2019 Membership Directory.
In keeping with IRS regulations, non-profit organizations are required to notify members that a portion of their dues payment is applicable to lobbying expenses and therefore not deductible as a business expense. (This is printed on the dues invoice.) The AAPD has determined that the following amounts are not deductible as a business expense for 2018–19:
Active                         $11
Associate, Affiliate, Life, Friends         $6
All other membership categories                $0
  If you have any questions, please contact Membership and Marketing Coordinator David Hydorn at (312) 337-2169, ext. 40, or
Attention: Class of 2018
     The AAPD congratulates all June postdoctoral graduates on their commencement into the profession. We would also like to remind you about the many reasons why membership in the AAPD is so important, especially at this point in your career.
Free transition from student to active membership. This applies only if you complete an active membership application and return it to the AAPD headquarters office prior to Dec. 31, 2018.
•To be listed as an Active Member in the printed 2019 Membership Directory applications must be received by Sept. 1, 2018. Membership applications are available at
•Recent graduate are afforded one year dues-waived and two years of reduced membership dues at 50 percent off the full active membership dues rate if they have maintained continuous membership. The dues reduction rate would translate to:
2018 Graduate                  Convert before Dec. 31, 2018              Convert after Dec. 31, 2018
First year out – 2018 - 19  $0                                            Prorated dues if application not receive by Dec. 31, 2018
Second year out – 2019 - 20  $345                                                      Active Dues
Third year out – 2020 - 21  $345                                                      Active Dues
     Transition from student membership to active membership is not automatic. Student members must submit an application and a copy of  their pediatric dentistry certificate to the AAPD office.
     Alternatively, program directors may send a list of graduating residents to verify the completion their program to our office to membership@ and AAPD will automatically update their membership status to Active; otherwise the student must send in an application with certifi- cate. For questions regarding student to active membership please contact AAPD Membership Department at (312) 337-2169.

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